Career Research

Helpful Websites

What Do You Like?  Exploring Career Information from the Bureau of Labor Statistics 2010-2011 www.bls.gov/k12/

The Official Kids' Portal for the U.S. Government http://www.kids.gov/6_8/6_8_careers.shtml

EBSCO Host  for Research and Databases (this link is only available from school.) (Click on "Primary and Middle School Resources" to search by lexile)

World Book Web  Online Encyclopedia

 

Grolier Encyclopedia  (this link is only available from school.  Click here to access it from home. You will need to set up a username and password.) (Type "careers" in the search box and use the key to reading levels/lexiles)

Career Zone   (Type an occupation in the search box) http://www.nycareerzone.org/cz/search.jsp?query=

Cool Careers in Science www.pbs.org/safarchive/5_cool/53_career.html

KidsClick! Web search site designed for kids by librarians http://www.kidsclick.org Type Careers in the keyword search box

Career Exploration Guides and Resources for Younger Students http://khake.com/page64.html